Welcome back to Footballwood! Today I have another interesting article for the Football fans that covers head to head previous record of Portugal Vs Morocco. The two teams are to face each other in the group stage of FIFA World Cup 2018. Before witnessing this much-awaited game of the tournament, you would like to find out who has won how many games against their rivals. Portugal represents the European confederation while Morocco is from African confederation. They have qualified for another Football World Cup & has been drawn in the same group. The Navigators are full of confidence after clinching the European trophy two years ago. The Atlas Lions have played 4 FIFA World Cups & set to make 55th appearance in Russia. Let’s see the record of their previous meetings.
Portugal Vs Morocco Head To Head in Football
|Top goalscorer||Cristiano Ronaldo ||Ahmed Faras |
|Most caps||Cristiano Ronaldo ||Abdelmajid Dolmy |
|FIFA rank [On 17 May 2018]||4||42|
Only one head to head game has been played between these two teams so far. Morocco won that match after scoring 3 goals in a response of just 1. Cristiano Ronaldo has scored the most number of goals for his national side with a total count of 81 goals. Ahmed Faras is the all-time top goalscorer of Morocco [42 goals].
First Head to Head
On 11 June 1986, the first ever meeting was held between Portugal and Morocco. It was a game of FIFA World Cup match in which Portugal suffered a 1-3 defeat at the hands of the African team. Both teams were in the same group as England and Poland. All three teams advanced to next round except Portugal. Check out previous results of some other Football teams.
The next meeting between Portugal and Morocco is scheduled to be held on 20 June 2018 at the Luzhniki Stadium. It will be again group stage game of FIFA World Cup between both sides.
So this was about the historical statistical record of Portugal vs Morocco. Do you think the Navigators will take revenge for their previous defeat? Keep on surfing the other interesting articles.